The Other Side
First new trees, then off to Detroit for the wide-ranging playwright. Plus, summer theater picks.
Paul Schrader eulogizes the Japanese writer's life as a work of art
A dramatic man, a dramatic end
Revisiting a radical Japanese touchstone
Strong motion: tracking Richard Stern's seismic fictions and world-cramming ambition
Reaching back to the ultra-romantic past, director Yukio Ninagawa's work looks strikingly new
Faulkner paints a friend's penis greenand makes Vollmann's list of favorite authors
Hunting down verboten DVDs and videos on the Internet
White male seeks aboriginal Other for mutual transformation. Have kimono, will travel.
Kinji Fukasaku, 19302003